Holidays excite wrapping paper manufacturer

Job could be on line at office party

Erased: company loses it all when $17,000 worth of computer records disappear

AT&T president replaces head of ailing consumer unit

Home renovations, trips replace traditional gifts

Charities want donors to give stock options

Contemplates U.S. global concerns

Distances Santa from mall policy

Defends embattled youth program

Don't cry for Eva

Gas tax gouge

Questions call for retirement-age hike

Suggests another Christmas shortcut

Urges `Scrooges'

Poses choice of skating or robbery

Is U.N. listening?

Denounces video poker's comeback

Let's not legalize pot

Tackle S.C. car rates

Asserts Beasley `lied' about banner

Innovation has brightened Christmas trees over years

Colonial Williamsburg interpreters re-create slaves' Christmas customs

Ethnic cards convey cultural diversity

Lighting up the holidays

Eilat is suitable place to take a breather

Area Briefs

Carolers share joy of season

Redistricting may touch local seats

Defense drives Panthers

Booknotes - new book from Aiken native out

Pets may not be ideal gifts

Parking ticket penalty unclear

Private school begins modestly

Two states do battle over tritium production

Gas prices might keep some home

Golden Hawks take title

Edwards' heads-up play results in crown

Volunteers give good will to mankind

'Tis better to give

Seasonal favorites - Augusta authors reveal treasured holiday works

Turkey group quietly grows

Husbands of soldiers lack formal support

River rivals unequal in tourism

Business briefs - GIW Industries bought by German subsidiary

Aiken hopes art center spurs downtown growth

Process is tested at SRS

Romance in uniform - the rules can be blurry

20th-century technology brings 18th-, 19th-century books to life

Spiritual business

Movie actress McQueen remembered for kindness

Effects of Welfare reform feared

Policing the police: Officers often face inquiry

Cost-cutting crucial for HMO program

Inmates' numbers decline

North Carolina wins Shrine

Gingrich admits violations

Releases promised by rebels

Gifts let congressmen travel

Students answer Santa's mail

Teamwork leads Dogs over struggling Cougars

Jaguars use Means to an end result - win

Miss kicks new life into Jags

Weary Terps win

By rehiring Jobs, Apple Computer tries to put smile back on Mac users

DC Webgrrls - `It's like a cigar club for women'

DC Webgrrls - `It's like a cigar club for women'

Marty's mischief tickles toddlers with sound-activated control

The Web at warp speed - a primer on fast access

With Jobs' return, Apple goes back to its core

Apple chief says expect `lots of new stuff' in '97

Encryption still tightly controlled

The Web at warp speed - a primer on fast access

Apple chief says expect `lots of new stuff' in '97